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Passion Flower Root
Common Name: Passion flower
Other Common Names: Maypop, passion fruit
Where To Plant: Sunny soil
Soil Types: Average garden soil. Little sandy does best.
PASSIFLORA INCARNATA (Maypop)
Important sedative used to treat insomnia, anxiety, restlessness, nervous
disorders -- especially in children. It is very safe; no side effects or
contraindications are known. The herb is taken as a tea or in tablet or tincture
form. Now incorporated in many commercial products, this herb has become a
significant American herbal crop in the Southern U.S. and Central America.
Germination can be slow and erratic -- usually 30-50%. Leaching seeds in running
water for 24 hours improves germination. Grows as a vine. Produces showy
sweet-scented flowers and edible fruits.
Shipped in November - February
Any statement made concerning medical
conditions treated with this herb is not intended as sound medical advice. The
seeds are NOT to be ingested only planted. Herbs need to taken only with
the guidance of a trained physician or established herblist.